scholarships competition for 18/19 master courses

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design and Accademia di Belle Arti Aldo Galli – IED Como offer 19 scholarships covering 50% of the tuition fees for Master Courses held in Milan, Como, Florence, Rome, Turin and Venice.
Read the Regulation carefully and develop a project following the Briefing dedicated to the course of your choice.

The deadline for submissions follow the courses’ intakes:
June 14th, 2018 for courses starting in November;
September 20th, 2018 for courses starting in January and February;
November 15th, 2018 for courses starting in March.

master scholarship competition 2018

the winners

Chia Chia Wang
Paula Caroline Dmengeon
Nino Gelovani
Lidia Grits
Christianne Calmet
Bernardo Dalcomune
Jimena Ranero
Melba Arantxa Ponce Gutiérrez
Reem Marji

how to participate

1. Read carefully the Regulation;

2. Choose the course you want to apply for;

3. Register using the form in this page. Only for Candidates interested in Accademia Galli: please send the confirmation of your participation at;

4. Read the Briefing dedicated to the course of your choice;

5. Arrange the requested papers following the instructions for submission provided with the registration;

6. Submit the documents within the deadlines as specified above and in the Regulations.

If you win the scholarship, you will have 3 days to accept and 5 days to complete your enrollment.
Candidates will submit images, pictures, scans or drawings of the Concept, provide a title and a description of the underlying idea according to the Brief.
According to the unquestionable judgement of the panel, scholarships will be assigned according to the quality of the project.


– Participation is subject to the registration and to the acceptance of the Regulation.

– Participation is strictly reserved to candidates who have reached 18 years at the moment of application and are in possession of a Bachelor degree or equivalent qualification or having a job experience in the relevant field. Graduands are also eligible if they get their degree within 30 days before the discussion of the Master course’s Thesis Project.

– Candidates must show proficiency in the language of the selected course, B2 as minimum level required.

master courses open for the contest


Brand Management and Communication (English)

Design – Innovation, Strategy and Product (English)

Event Management (Italian)

Fashion Communication and Styling (English)

Fashion Design (English)

Fashion Marketing (English)

Graphic Design (Italian)

Interior Design (English)

IED COMO – Accademia di Belle Arti “Aldo Galli”
Contemporary Art Conservation (English)

Arts Management (English)

Brand Design and Management: Food, Wine and Tourism (English)

Design – Innovazione e Prodotto per l’Alto Artigianato (Italian)

Fashion Business (English)

Graphic Design – Focus on New Media (English)

Jewelry Design (English)

Transportation Design (English)

Business for Arts and Culture (English)

Curatorial Practice (English)